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English furniture designs 1800-1914

J. Bunston

English furniture designs 1800-1914

a bibliography of 120 pattern books and trade catalogues in the library of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

by J. Bunston

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Published by Victoria and Albert Museum in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

(Monthly list special supplement).

ContributionsVictoria and Albert Museum.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18611108M

Thomas Chippendale wrote a book of furniture designs, Gentlemen and Cabinet-Maker’s Director, published in , and This book gave cabinetmakers real direction and they soon eagerly copied the styles presented. Styles were characterized by rich carvings including swirls, leaves and sometimes shells. Thomas Sheraton, (born , Stockton-on-Tees, Durham, Eng.—died Oct. 22, , Soho, London), English cabinetmaker and one of the leading exponents of on gave his name to a style of furniture characterized by a feminine refinement of late Georgian styles and became the most powerful source of inspiration behind the furniture of the late 18th century.

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British glass, by Charles R Hajdamach English furniture, from Charles II to Queen Anne by Adam Bowett (Book) 5 editions published Pictorial dictionary of British 18th century furniture design. HISTORY OF FURNITUREHISTORY OF FURNITURE Toward the end of the rococo period in England, Thomas Chippendale published a book of designs, The Gentleman and Cabinet Maker’s Director(), in which he presented the English interpretation of the rococo style. He was the first to categorize the varieties of rococo.


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